Wroc_love.rb conference has, yet again, lived up to expectations. When I attended Wrocław's Ruby conference two years ago it was a real eye-opener for me. And one which shaped my personal development as a coder. This year, I wasn't expecting that much, but still went to the Silesian capital with a fair amount of excitement… Read all »

This is my story. The story of a green smiley alien from planet Italy that decided to follow his dream and never listened to the naysayers. One year ago I was in Chile, experiencing the most amazing adventure of my entire life. Most importantly, there I discovered what I wanted to do in life: web… Read all »

Software Carpentry is a non-profit organisation which runs workshops all over the world, provides open access teaching materials, and runs an instructor training program. The main idea for these events is to help scientists to develop their programming skills so they can use them on a daily basis to automate their work. The workshop program… Read all »

Two weeks ago I visited Gliwice in order to be a coach during Rails Girls Silesia. It was my second Rails Girls event (the first one was in April, Rails Girls Youth in Krakow).  What I like the most in Rails Girls is that it’s so flexible - you can easily make it work for… Read all »

The Time Masters

Distractions. Distractions everywhere! Social media. Smartphones. Google Glass coming up. And you just want to get things done. And the biggest culprit - the office itself. Fancy a coffee? Let's go for a lunch? Have you seen the rocket dog? Screw you. Pomodoro in progress. Work for 25 minutes. Relax for 5 minutes. Repeat. Simple? That's… Read all »